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Title: Dred Scott vs. Alexander Sandford, Samuel Russell, and Irene Emmerson
Plaintiff: Dred Scott
Harriet, a woman of color
Defendant: Sandford, Alexander
Russell, Samuel
Emmerson, Irene
Date Filed:
Term: November Term 1847
Cause of Action: Trespass
Assault and Battery
False Imprisonment

Case Number: 19
Court: St. Louis Circuit COurt
Publication Info: St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries

The original document is part of the Missouri State Archives St Louis Circuit Court collection. Petition of Dred Scott for Leave to Sue For his Freedom 4 pages. Missouri State Archives-St. Louis St. Louis, Missouri. Globe Building 710 North Tucker, Room 213 St. Louis MO 63101 July 1, 1847 July 2, 1847

Availability: Documents are in the public domain